Kentucky governor vetoes transgender girls sports ban

NBC News 18:08 07.04

In his veto message. Andy Beshear said the Republican-backed measure “most likely” violates the U.S. Constitution’s equal protection rights.


Idaho lawmakers seek to punish parents who take trans youth to other states for health care

NBC News 06:10 10.03

Idaho's bill is among the strictest of 30 similar pieces of Republican-backed legislation proposed this year. Legal experts said it could be vulnerable to challenges.


A new national holiday, redistricting reform and more: What’s in Dems’ latest voting bills

NBC News 15:07 13.01

Senate Democrats are considering two measures, which advocates say would reverse some Republican-backed state laws.


What's in Democrats' latest voting legislation, and what would the bills do?

NBC News 12:06 13.01

Senate Democrats are considering two measures, which advocates say would reverse some Republican-backed state laws.


‘It’s an American issue’: can Georgia’s candidate for secretary of state save democracy?

The Guardian 18:10 17.12

Bee Nguyen, who has led her party’s fight against Republican-backed voting restrictions, may prove vital to building election integrity if she becomes nominee for secretary of state